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    Jerry Seinfeld extends NYC Beacon Theater residency: 'I had a feeling this was going to happen'

    Actor and comedian Jerry Seinfeld has extended his residency at Manhattan's Beacon Theater through at least the middle of next year, the Madison Square Garden Company announced Thursday. The successful series of shows began this year, and 12 more performances are scheduled through June 2017. “I had...
  • Watch: Colin Quinn drops trailer for 'The New York Story' Netflix special

    Watch: Colin Quinn drops trailer for 'The New York Story' Netflix special

    New York is a melting pot full of people of different races, ethnicities and religions and Colin Quinn has jokes about all of them. In the new trailer for his upcoming Netflix special, “The New York Story” which drops on Friday, Nov. 18, Quinn pokes fun at everyone living in The Big Apple. “How do...
  • Watch: Comedian Pete Holmes shares trailer for new HBO special

    Watch: Comedian Pete Holmes shares trailer for new HBO special

    On Dec. 3, comedian Pete Holmes will release his first ever HBO special, “Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds.” A new trailer for the show finds the “fun dad” exploring his God-given talents and sharing deep confessions with his silly-style of stand-up comedy. “This theater is way too nice for the jokes I...
  • Jeff Ross to bring 'Roast Battle II' to Comedy Central

    Jeff Ross to bring 'Roast Battle II' to Comedy Central

    Earlier this year, Jeff Ross brought his bracket-style insult-comedy competition, “Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle,” to live audiences at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and fans at home watching on Comedy Central. Now, the Roast Master General is once again teaming-up with the cable...
  • TruTV's 'Impractical Jokers' announce their first 2017 tour dates

    TruTV's 'Impractical Jokers' announce their first 2017 tour dates

    Fresh off getting slammed into giant cakes, TruTV's "Impractical Jokers" have declared their touring plans for the beginning of next year. The freewheeling comedy quartet of Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano will be back on the road in February and March as well as...
  • Watch: Amy Schumer shares little known facts about voting in new video

    Watch: Amy Schumer shares little known facts about voting in new video

    Amy Schumer has taken time out of her busy schedule to deliver an important message to the citizens of the United States. In a new P.S.A. for IwillVote.com, the comedian has revealed a little known fact, which just may encourage anyone who was planning on skipping out on this election to head to the...
  • Patton Oswalt's wife Michelle McNamara died in her sleep in the family's home on April 21, 2016. Oswalt is the father to 7-year-old Alice. 

    Patton Oswalt explores grief in moving stand-up set

    For the past six months, Patton Oswalt has been quietly grieving the loss of his wife Michelle McNamara, who died from unknown causes in her sleep. Last night (Nov. 3), the comedian bravely and openly discussed his grief at his Beacon Theatre show.  After tackling the election, Halloween and the...
  • Bill Maher drops new comedy special on Facebook Live

    Bill Maher drops new comedy special on Facebook Live

    While sports fans were celebrating the Chicago Cubs' first World Series victory in over a century this past Wednesday, comedy fans were treated to a brand new special from one of the most politically incorrect stand-up acts in the business. Bill Maher debuted his new show “Whiny Little B*tch” on...
  • Comedian Nore Davis to tape new special this November

    Comedian Nore Davis to tape new special this November

    Nore Davis has already captured the attention of comedy fans through his hilarious jokes about his hometown of New York, his personal life, and his observations on society at large. Now, the comedian is taking things to the next level by recording a new stand-up special later this month. On Nov. 1...
  • Watch: Louis C.K. shares why he's voting for Hillary Clinton

    Watch: Louis C.K. shares why he's voting for Hillary Clinton

    It's a time honored – yet often criticized – tradition for entertainers to share their thoughts on politics, especially in an election year. Louis C.K. took time out to spread the word on why he's supporting Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential race on a recent appearance on “Conan.” “We need a...
  • Watch: Lena Dunham Reveals 'Sensual Pansuit' for Hillary Clinton

    Watch: Lena Dunham Reveals 'Sensual Pansuit' for Hillary Clinton

    "Girls" actress Lena Dunham released a rap music video on comedy website Funny or Die on Wednesday. In the PSA featuring Cynthia Erivo and Charlamagne Tha God, Dunham endorses "the nation's baddest grandmother" in a parody about celebrity voting activism. The video opens with a group of people...
  • Watch: Dana Carvey shares trailer for new Netflix special

    Watch: Dana Carvey shares trailer for new Netflix special

    On Nov. 4, Dana Carvey has plans to premiere his brand new comedy special “Straight White Male, 60” on Netflix. Fans got a sneak peak at the unfiltered hilarity in the new trailer for the special, which recently dropped on YouTube. Throughout the 90-second clip, Carvey covers everything from the...
  • Comedian Godfrey to release new comedy album this November

    Comedian Godfrey to release new comedy album this November

    On Nov. 16, Godfrey is set to premiere his new comedy album, Regular Black, exclusively for streaming on Audible Channels. Following the Audible debut, Regular Black will also be available in wide digital release wherever albums are sold on Dec. 9. Filmed at Second City's Up Comedy Club, Godfrey...
  • Get to know Nick Swardson of the Here Comes the Funny Tour

    Get to know Nick Swardson of the Here Comes the Funny Tour

    This December, Nick Swardson will join Adam Sander, David Spade and more on the sure-to-be hilarious Here Comes the Funny Tour. While fans may be most familiar with many of the performers from their days on “Saturday Night Live,” Swardson has generated laughs on popular TV series, hilarious films...
  • "Wild Women of Planet Wongo" is a funny, immersive, musical that was inspired by science fiction movies. 

    ‘Wild Women of Planet Wongo’: A zany, immersive and utterly awesome science fiction comedy

    Big purple hair, shiny green outfits, explosions, amorous astronauts, catchy tunes, easily-angered alien queens, a luau and a dance party—all of these elements are included in the “Wild Women of Planet Wongo” which plays at Manhattan’s Parkside Lounge every Wednesday at 8pm. The imaginative show is...
  • Get ready for the Here Comes the Funny Tour with the best skits of David Spade

    Get ready for the Here Comes the Funny Tour with the best skits of David Spade

    This December, David Spade, Adam Sandler, Rob Schneider and more are teaming up for a series of comedy shows known as the Here Comes the Funny Tour. In honor of this momentous occasion, take a trip down memory lane by enjoying the timeless hilarity of Spade's best clips from his days on “Saturday...
  • Watch: Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon sing 'Isn't It Ironic,' talk voting selfie

    Watch: Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon sing 'Isn't It Ironic,' talk voting selfie

    Justin Timberlake appeared on the “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Timberlake spend some time talking about his mistake of taking a selfie in the voting booth. The pals did a silly skit about “Camp Winnipesaukee” and they  played a game called “Best Friends Forever...
  • Get ready for the Here Comes the Funny Tour with the music of Adam Sandler

    Get ready for the Here Comes the Funny Tour with the music of Adam Sandler

    On Dec. 6, the Here Comes the Funny Tour, featuring Adam Sandler, David Spade, Rob Schneider and more, will kick-off at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. The tour is guaranteed to provide fans with lots of laughs, but audiences can also expect to hear some toe-tapping tunes, especially from the...
  • 5 reasons why the Here Comes the Funny Tour is can't miss comedy

    5 reasons why the Here Comes the Funny Tour is can't miss comedy

    It's a big deal whenever Adam Sandler announces a comedy tour, but when he gathers a collection of his hilarious friends for a series of stand-up shows it is a must-see experience for fans of everything Happy Madison. The Here Comes the Funny Tour is poised to become the most-talked about comedy...
  • Kevin McDonald announces live podcast tapings in Chicago and New York

    Kevin McDonald announces live podcast tapings in Chicago and New York

    After only one episode, “Kevin McDonald's Kevin McDonald Show” – which as the name suggests is hosted by The Kids in the Hall funnyman Kevin McDonald – has garnered rave reviews and a loyal following of fans. Comedy enthusiasts in Chicago and New York are in luck as McDonald has announced that he...
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